Today we pay homage to the life and legacy of Katherine G. Johnson, following the announcement of her death at 101 years old. Katherine Johnson changed not only history, but the world with her contributions to the United States Aeronautics and Space program. As a black woman in the Jim Crow era, the barriers she…

Doug Kiker walked into his American Idol audition with no previous experience in performing or any knowledge or training on vocals. Kiker, a garbage collector from Mobile, Alabama, entered onto the stage with a smile on his face and a hope to inspire his 2 year old daughter that there was nothing she couldn’t do.…

While driving to work, a Florida man noticed a cloud formation that eerily resembled a firefighter running toward and angel. Matt Snow, a school teacher from the Jacksonville area, snapped the photo on the 18th anniversary of the 2001 terror attacks, saying it looked like “a firefighter running with a hose and an angel with…

Scot Byrd says his Bible survived a January house fire that destroyed his home in what he is calling a miracle. Byrd, a veteran who lived in the home for more than 20 years, says he lost everything in the fire, but the Bible his grandfather gave him, somehow, was still intact. “The fireman actually…

There’s a fantastic way you can recycle your old mascara wands while helping out wildlife at the same time. Appalachian Wildlife, an animal rehabilitation center in Western North Carolina, uses mascara wands to clean injured animals. Wands for Wildlife recycles old mascara wands by using them to help remove fly eggs and larva from the…

San Francisco 49ers assistant coach Katie Sowers is in the spotlight this week. As her team prepares to head to Super Bowl LIV, Sowers is preparing to make history by becoming the first woman and openly gay coach. Sowers, 33, has been with the 49ers for two seasons and has been in the NFL for…

A five-year-old boy Ryder Goggin and his mom were celebrating his birthday in Mendocino, California when they found a bottle on the beach. Inside was a note that said: “Hi my name is Chris. I am 10 years old and in the 5th grade. I live in Sacramento. Call me when you find this to…

A group of Buddhist monks in Thailand were holding an important five-hour-long service that marked the end of their year, when a random kitten decided to take center stage. The cat hopped up and ran over to a monk who was seated in prayer, but she kept nudging him in attempt to steal some cuddles…

Bear is an adorable collie/koolie mix with striking blue eyes. His job? Leading rescuers to live koalas, and he’s had quiet a busy past few weeks. Bear works with the Detection Dogs for Conservation, and has been specially-trained to sniff out displaced, sick, orphaned and injured koalas in the wild. With the bushfires currently raging…

San Diego woman Shantel Carrillo was shocked when she saw her latest sonogram photo, which revealed an image of a man kissing her daughter. Carrillo believes the ultrasound was showing an image of her late father. Carrillo was excited to see a profile shot of her baby at five months pregnant. It wasn’t until she…

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